AJPG Management Enterprises (Pty) LTD: Butchery Manager / Blockman

at AJPG Management Enterprises (Pty) LTD
Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted September 15, 2020
Category General/Labour
Job Type Full-time



AJP Group is a family owned business consisting of some 20 corporate entities (est. 1994). Its primary business is the retail of food and liquor, coupled with a medium-sized retail property component.

The businesses are mostly based in the Eastern districts of the Ekurhuleni Metropolis in the province of Gauteng South Africa

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Cutting, grinding, and preparing meats for sale.
  • Cleaning and maintaining tools and equipment and ensuring displays and signage are accurate and attractive.
  • Weighing, packaging, pricing, and displaying products.
  • Keeping records, budgets, and inventory.
  • Performing quality inspections on meats and other products.
  • Negotiating and confirming orders with suppliers.
  • Adhering to food safety and sanitation controls.
  • Greeting and speaking to customers, providing advice, answering questions, and accepting orders or payments.
  • Coordinating deliveries or order pickups.

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Have previous experience as a Butcher/Blockman
  • Have previous experience with food preparation or cutting meat
  • The ability to use hand tools, work in cold environments & lift heavy items
  • The ability to stand or walk for long periods
  • Have knowledge of meet preparation techniques or cuts
  • Have good understanding of Inventory Management
  • Be physically fit to preform duties
  • Knowledge of the OHSA Act
  • Be bilingual